CEO meets CS on LS Polls

Hyderabad: CEO Rajat Kumar today said the Election Commission will be holding a video conference on forthcoming Lok Sabha Polls on January 22. He called on Chief Secretary SK Joshi at Secretariat attended by DGP and other officials.

Speaking to the media later, Rajat Kumar said he has discussed with the CS on the Parliament elections and preparedness by the poll body. “We have appealed to extend the date of voter enrolment till February 4 while the EC asked us to complete the process by January 25. The people should go and check at polling booths whether they have vote in the electoral list and ensure their name is enrolled”, he said.

The EC has conducted the campaign for voter awareness during the recent Assembly polls. Arrangements are on to conduct polls for Graduate MLCs, he added.